Illustrations & Artwork

The collections of botanical illustrations and artworks represent the work of professional artists as well as talented amateurs. These materials were created for publication, personal edification, or for educational purposes. 

This list does not reflect the entirety of illustrated works in the collection of the Botany Libraries.  Those materials are discoverable through HOLLIS.

Original Artwork and Manuscripts

Adams, Helen H. Miscellaneous Drawings.
Allen, Lizzie C.  Watercolors.
Ames, Oakes.  Orchid Illustrations.
Ames, Blanche.  Orchid Illustrations.
Agate, Alfred.  Wilkes Expedition Illustrations.
Bigelow, Jacob. Illustrations and Printed Plates
Blackford, Eliza B.  Cryptogams and Flowering Plant Watercolors.
Blaschka, Rudolph and Leopold. Glass Models of Plants
Bridgham, Joseph.   Icones Farlowiana Illustrations.
Bullard, Charles. Algae Drawings.
Candolle, Alphonse de. Mexican Flora
China Trade Illustrations [series] and [another series]
Delano, Frederic.   Delano Collection of China Trade Illustrations.
Demange, Victor.  Champignons du Tonkin.
Dillon, Gordon, W.  Orchid Illustrations.
Drayton, Joseph.  Wilkes Expedition Illustrations.
Faxon, Charles.  Original Watercolors.
Faxon, Charles.  Watercolors of Ferns.
Flint, William F. Herbarium of William Francis Flint.
Frank, Tessie K. Watercolors of Vascular Plants.
Hadley, Alice Mills. Fungi Paintings.
Harvey, William H. Algae
Haynes, Caroline Coventry.  Cryptogamic Plates.
Heim, Roger.  Mushroom Watercolors.
Hunnewell, Mary P. Hunnewell Herbarium.
Krieger, L.C.C.  Icones Farlowiana Illustrations.
Loddiges Nursery. Orchid Watercolors.
MacFarlane, J.L.  Orchid Illustrations.
Maury, Paul. Illustrations of champignons
Minns, Susan. Watercolors of flowers and Nassau scenery.
Murdoch, Caroline.   Wildflower Illustrations, Eastern North America.
Murdoch, Caroline.   Flowers of the Woodlands Illustrations.
New Zealand Flora.
Nuttall, Thomas.  Illustrations for North American Sylva
Pith Paintings. Flowering Plants, Flowering Plants [another series], Chinese Plants
Potato Illustrations.
Riocreux,  Alfred.  Drawings of Flowering Plants.
Robinson, Mary.   Seaweed Prints.
Rodrigues, J. Barboa. Orchids of Brazil.
Shaw, Elsie Louise. Wildflower Illustrations of Eastern North America.
Smith, E.W.  Orchid Illustrations.
Sprague, Isaac. Drawings for the United States Naval Expedition to Japan and United States North Pacific Exploring Expedition
Sprague, Isaac. Genera Florae Americanae
Stephani, Franz.  Tracings of the Stephani Drawings of Hepaticae.
Storer, Charles.  Orchid Illustrations.
Sullivant, William Starling. Icones Muscorum and Supplement
Sullivant, William Starling. Mexican Mosses
Thaxter, Roland.   Cryptogamic Illustrations.
Wehdemann, C.H. Drawings of Plants Collected at Cape Town.
Wille, N. Alger fra Novaia-Zemila og Kara-Havet

Nature Printing

1736
Vegetabilium omnium generum icones.
[Wien?] 1736-1737
See HOLLIS record

1748
Seligmann, Johann Michael, 1720-1762.
Die Nahrungs-Gefäse in den Blättern der Bäume
Nürnberg : Gedruckt bey Johann Joseph Fleischmann, 1748.
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1757
Hecker, Johann Julius, 1707-1768.
Flora Berolinensis : das ist, Abdruck der Kräuter und Blumen nach der besten Abzeichnung der Natur
Berlin : Die Schule, 1757-1758.
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1758
Kniphof, Johann Hieronymus, 1704-1763.
Botanica in Originali, seu Herbarium Vivum
Halae Magdeburgicae : apud Joannis Godofredi Trampe, 1758-1764.
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1760
Ludwig, Christian Gottlieb, 1709-1773.
Ectypa Vegetabilium : Usibus MediciPraecipue destinatorum...
Berfertiget von Johann Gottfried Trampe, 1760-[1764]
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1787
Hoppe, David Heinrich, 1760-1846.
Ectypa Plantarum Ratisbonensium
Regensburg : Johann Mayr ... 1787-1793.
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1798
Symons, Jelinger
Synopsis plantarum insulis Britannicis indigenarum
Londini : veneunt apud J White 1798.
See HOLLIS record

1799
Martius, Ernst Wilhelm, 1756-1849.
Abdrücke Lebendiger Kräuter.
Erlang, 1799.
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1853
Heufler, Ludwig, Freiherr von, 1817-1885.
Specimen Florae Cryptogamae Vallis Arpasch Carpatae Transilvani
Viennae Austriae : Typis Caes. Reg. Aulae et Imperii Typographiae, 1853.
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1854
Perini, Carlo.
Flora dell’Italia Setentrionale e del Tirolo Meridionale
Trento : Tipografia Perini, [1854-1865].
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1855
Frauenfeld, Georg, Ritter von, 1807-1873.
Die Algen der Dalmatischen Küste
Wien : Druck und Verlag der Kaiserl, 1855.
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1857
Ettingshausen, Constantin, freiherr von, 1826-1897.
Physiotypia plantarum austriacarum. Der naturselbstdruck in seiner anwendung...
Wien. 1856 [1855]
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1857
Ettingshausen, Constantin, freiherr von, 1826-1897.
Über die Nervation der Blätter bei den Celastrineen
Wien : Staatsdruckerei, 1857.
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1857
Moore, Thomas, 1821-1887.
The Ferns of Great Britain and Ireland
London : Bradbury and Evans, 1857.
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1859
Johnstone, William Grosart.
The Nature-Printed British Sea-Weeds
London, Bradbury and Evans, 1859-1860.
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1863
Moore, Thomas, 1821-1887.
Nature-printed British ferns
London : Bradbury and Evans, 1863.
See HOLLIS record

1864
Pokorny, Alois
Österreichs Holzpflanzen
Wien : KK Hof- und Staatsdruckerei 1864.
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1865
Ettingshausen, Constantin, Freiherr von, 1826-1897.
Die Farnkräuter der Jetztwelt
Wien : Verlag von Carl Gerold’s Sohn, 1865.
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1867
Cusin, Louis Antoine, 1824-1901.
Herbier de la Flore Française
Lyon : [Nigon], 1867-1876.
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1873
Ettingshausen, Constantin, freiherr von, 1826-1897.
Physiotypia plantarum Austriacarum. die Gefässpflanzen Österrichs in Naturselbstdruck...
Wien [Vienna] : F Tempsky in Prag 1873.
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1887
Houba, Julien
Les chênes de l'Amérique septentrionale en Belgique
Hasselt : M Ceysens 1887.
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1894
Archenegg, Adolf Noé von.
Über atavistische Blattformen des Tulpenbaumes
Wien : F Tempsky 1894.
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1895
Ettingshausen, Constantin, freiherr von, 1826-1897.
Über die Nervation der Blätter bei der Gattung Quercus
Wien : Staatsdruckerei 1895
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1899
Coulson, John G., 1893-1974.
Impressions of Seedlings
[S.l.], 1899.
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1899
Hurd, Ella J. C.,
[Ferns of Huntington, Long Island, collected and printed by Mrs. Hurd].
[Huntingon, N.Y., circa 1890]?
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1912
Druery, Chas T. (Charles Thomas), 1843-1917
British ferns and their varieties
London, G. Routledge: New York, E. P. Dutton [1912?]
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Teaching Posters

The Botany Libraries and Archives own several incomplete sets of Botanische Wandtafeln, among them charts by Leopold Kny, Alios Pokorny, Engleder, Hartinger and Schlitzberger.  A summary of the collections can be viewed here.